February 6, 2009

YOU CAN TELL THEM BY THEIR FRIENDS

Washington Post - [NYC Mayor] Bloomberg hosted a recent fundraiser for Fenty's 2010 re-election campaign, sources tell us, and it appears to have paid off big-time in the mayor's campaign war-chest. Fenty's first filing with the D.C. Office of Campaign Finance includes a number of big name Manhattanites, including Jonathan Tisch, chairman of the Lowes Hotel group, billionaire Ronald Perelman, former [GOP] Senator Alfonse D'Amato and Pittsburgh Steelers investor Stanley Druckenmiller.

Michelle Rhee has been invited to join Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter and Sarah Palin in speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference.